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Andy Dougherty
January 21, 2003 09:39
Re: Something new for me ...
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On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, H.Merijn Brand wrote:

> A proposed (and accepted and tested) Configure change made me change the
> following:
> .../metaconfig/U/modified> cp .../metaconfig/dist-3.0at70b/mcon/U/i_malloc.U .
> --- modify it ---

That's fine and normal -- it's what the "modified" directory is for.

> .../metaconfig/U/modified> cd ../all
> .../metaconfig/U/modified> ln -s ../modified/i_malloc.U .

That's odd.  I don't know what the purpose of the ../all directory is.
I suspect it's not necessary.  I know I never used to have such a
directory, and I don't have one now either (though I'm probably not
completely up-to-date).

The one odd directory requirement is for the a_advisory/ directory, and
that's explained in the README somewhere under the metaconfig branch.

    Andy Dougherty

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